On 28 May 2014, 56 security professionals from the public and private sectors took up the Cyber Readiness Challenge in Malaysia.
The exciting four-hour interactive competition to capture the most flags provides a rare opportunity for the participants to put their security knowledge in action, sharpen their skills and compete against their peers through a cyber game.
Here are some photos of the participants in action during the intense competition:
The inaugural competition in Malaysia is designed for all levels of technical expertise and puts participants in the role of a cyber attacker seeking to infiltrate and exploit an organisation. It consists of a five-step Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) scenario which include reconnaissance, incursion, discovery, capture and exfiltration.
"The competition helps participants to understand the...